Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
"Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report on birds written that he'd had three months to write. It was due the next day. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books on birds, immobilized by the hugeness of the task ahead. Then my father sat down beside him, put his arm around my brother's shoulder, and said, 'Bird by bird, buddy. Just take it bird by bird.'"
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and LifeUser Review - Arlene Franks - Goodreads
Some of my writer friends found this book to be discouraging, because Anne is her usual brutal ly honest self in in saying how difficult it is to get publish and to keep getting publidhed. But I ... Read full review
Review: Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and LifeUser Review - Louis Lowy - Goodreads
Unlike most books on writing Anne Lamott's Bird By Bird - Some Instructions on Writing and Life, does a good job of capturing the psyche of a writer. Her guidance is given in doses of rapier ... Read full review
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